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Personalia | Two new Helmholtz Young Investigator Groups at the GFZ

Patricia Martínez-Garzón and Sergey Lobanov successfully applied for a Helmholtz Young Investigator Group at the GFZ.

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Volcanic tramping in Eastern Sicily: An old system feeds “young” Etna

An international team searched for the source of magmas of Etna and examined why the ground south of Etna does not emit lava anymore.

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Report | Final conference for the research network IsoNose

The European Initial Training Network IsoNose held its final conference in Sorèze, France.

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Methane eating microbes in thawing permafrost identified

Microbial activity in submerged permafrost may prevent large amounts of methane to be released to the water column and the atmosphere.

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Report | International experts discuss the future of geosciences

What key areas within future geosciences? Representatives of the International Union of Geological Sciences discussed this question at their latest meeting.

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Peronalia | Viktor Rözer wins prize for his research

Viktor Rözer, PhD Student in the GFZ-section Hydrology, wins the first “Allianz Climate Research Award”.

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Interview | „More passes than ever before“: Sven Bauer, head of the GFZ satellite ranging station

Sven Bauer is head of the Satellite Laser Ranging (SLR) station at the GFZ. In the past year, the station performed more than 5300 measurements: an all-time record.

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Verborgene Schätze im Untergrund und eine Rote Couch auf dem Telegrafenberg

Der Planet Erde ist einem ständigem Wandel unterworfen: Das Klima verändert sich spürbar, Naturgefahren wie Erdbeben, Vulkanausbrüche, aber auch Hochwasser und Hangrutschungen bedrohen viele Menschen. Die Wissenschaftlerinnen und Wissenschaftler am...

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Personalia | Daniel Harlov is appointed visiting professor in Wuhan, China

Daniel Harlov is appointed a visiting Chair Professor at the China University of Geosciences, Wuhan.

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